Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe

Looking for an easy Chicken Enchilada Casserole recipe? Learn how to make Chicken Enchilada Casserole using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by slbrown24

Makes 6 servings



Mild, but very tasty chicken enchilada dish.

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Enchilada Casserole

1 cup onion
1/2 cup green pepper, diced
2 tablespoons butter
2 cups chicken, cooked
4 ounces green chili peppers, can (chopped)
3 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup flour
1 teaspoon ground coriander
3/4 teaspoon salt
2 1/2 cups chicken broth
1 cup sour cream
1 1/2 cups monterey jack cheese
12 flour tortillas (8 inch)

Recipe Directions for Chicken Enchilada Casserole

  1. In a large saucepan cook onion and green pepper in the 2 tablespoons of butter until tender

  2. Combine onion mixture in a bowl with chopped chicken and green chili peppers.

  3. Set aside

  4. For sauce, in the same pan melt 3 tablespoons butter

  5. Stir in flour, coriander and salt.

  6. Cook and stir till thickened and bubbly.

  7. Remove from heat

  8. Stir in sour cream and 1/2 cup of the cheese

  9. Stir 1/2 cup of the sauce into the chicken mixture

  10. Fill each tortilla with about 1/4 cup of the chickn mixture

  11. Roll up and arrange in a 13x19x2 baking dish

  12. Pour remaining sauce over and sprinkle with remaining cheese

  13. Bake, uncovered, in a 350 oven about 25 minutes or until bubbly

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 330.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
572
Calories from Fat
277
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
30.8g
47%
Saturated Fat
17.4g
87%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
103mg
34%
Sodium
918mg
38%
Potassium
750mg
21%
Total Carbohydrates
46.9g
16%
Dietary Fiber
9.2g
37%
Sugars
9.7g
Protein
29.9g
Vitamin A 116% Vitamin C 23%
Calcium 32% Iron 17%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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